Seminar Programme

Thursday 19th March

8.00am

Registration and Breakfast Rolls / Tea / Coffee

8.40am

SIPS - STRUCTURAL INSULATED PANELS FOR A HIGH PERFORMANCE BUILDING ENVELOPE

JecoHomes Ltd

JecoHomes are a Jersey company and a delivery partner for the Kingspan Tek SIPs building system, a MMC (Modern Methods of Construction) solution used for external walls and roofs on residential and commercial projects. Our seminar will introduce you to our company, as well as the benefits of using a SIPs solution for your project. These range from high levels of thermal performance, airtightness and speed of build on site. We also design and supply timber frame, metal-web joists and roof trusses and will cover these in our presentation.

9.00am

ELIMINATING THE PERFORMANCE GAP

Gapogroup

We cover the issues of eliminating the as specified Vs the as built performance gap for insulation. The seminar covers: Problems; Current Risk Areas; Testing & Validation; Performance Assured Solutions; Questions and answers.

9.20am

KINGSPAN INSULATION - SPACE SAVING INSULATION

Kingspan Insulation Ltd

Kingspan Insulation will demonstrate how the most space restricting areas in both new and existing buildings can be adequately insulated using Kingspan's range of high performance insulation systems including Optim-R, Kooltherm and Thermataper providing you with the thinnest insulation solutions currently available.

9.40am

Tea / Coffee

10.00am

AN OVERVIEW OF METAL RAINWATER SYSTEMS

Alumasc Water Management Solutions

This presentation will focus on metal rainwater systems and design principles.

10.20am

10 GOOD REASONS TO CHOOSE PREFA ALUMINIUM

Prefa UK Ltd

Prefa Aluminium roof tiles represents the highest quality standards in stability and durability in conjunction with a timeless, clear cut architectural style. Prefalz is used to realise a great variety of unique roofs and facades. The flexible aluminium alloy coils are particularly easy to shape and form despite their highest paint and surface resistance.

10.40am

PROTECTING THE BUILDING ENVELOPE

Cavity Trays Ltd

The longest-established and only UK cavity tray manufacturer awarded European Technical Approval identifies shortfalls in current construction methods and standards and explains how the latest preformed approaches can eliminate problems and improve build details.

11.00am

Tea / Coffee

11.20am

AN INTRODUCTION TO METAL WEB JOISTS

MiTek Industries Ltd

What is a metal web joist and why should they be specified? What is the cost, alternatives, span-ability, sound and fire, details, Part L, vibration, whole life costing and where to go from here.

11.40am

NO LIGHT LIKE DAYLIGHT: DELIVERING DAYLIGHT THROUGH DESIGN

Whitesales

This seminar advises on the design considerations involved and the options available when incorporating rooflight systems and roof glazing into the built environment. It highlights the importance of natural light and ventilation for buildings and occupants, as well as the energy saving benefits that rooflights can offer. It explains how to identify different rooflights and their applications from residential to commercial and industrial) including where they are required in regulations.

12.00pm

PART K & BS6180 - 2011 COMPLIANT, FRAMELESS GLASS BALUSTRADES

CR Laurence

Use of frameless glass balustrades in construction projects. Understanding the current British Standards and helping installers to reduce installation time by introducing the revolutionary CRL Taper Loc System.

12.20pm

Lunch and Exhibition

1.00pm

INNOVATIVE FACADE SOLUTIONS USING EXTERNAL WALL INSULATION

STO Ltd

This CPD explains how external wall systems offer a different method of thermally cladding a building

 

 

1.20pm

SUSTAINABLE LIQUID ROOFING - THE COLD FACTS

Kemper System

Solvent-free cold liquid-applied waterproofing for flat roofs and other applications; covering the specification of sustainable liquid roofing, warm roofs and green roofs in new build and refurbishment projects.

1.40pm

SMARTER WATER MANAGEMENT IN THE 21ST CENTURY, DESIGNING OUT LIABILITIES AND LEAKAGE

Groundbreaker

An introduction to smarter water management tools for new build, refurbishments and lead replacement projects.

2.00pm

Tea / Coffee

2.20pm

THE BENEFITS OF USING AN ACOUSTIC DRAINAGE SYSTEM

Aliaxis Building Solutions

The key learning aims of this presentation are: Background of sanitary standards; Format of BSEN 12056; System properties; Noise reduction and Fraunhofer test; Bracketry and system design; Noise and acceptable levels.

2.40pm

FLAT ROOF WATERPROOFING: SUCCESS THROUGH EFFECTIVE ROOF SURVEYS

Technonicol Waterproofing

This seminar offers important advice on how to achieve successful flat roof waterproofing, specifically highlighting the value of professional roof surveys on refurbishment projects. These free-of-charge surveys enable potentially hidden issues to be spotted early, ultimately helping clients to save money and protect their assets. The seminar also features information on the latest flat roof waterproofing systems that are available and the project support that is on offer from leading manufacturers.

3.00pm

GYPSUM SHEATHING IN LIGHTWEIGHT CONSTRUCTION

Etex Building Performance Ltd

How to use Siniat Weather Defence to reduce the time and overall cost of your build. Lightweight, non-toxic and quicker to install than traditional cement based products. The future of external sheathing

3.20pm

CPD CERTIFICATES

3.30pm

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